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Date: 1400-1500
Language: Latin
Origin: emendare, from menda 'something wrong, fault'

emend

verb
     
Related topics: Newspapers, Publishing
e‧mend [transitive] formal
TCN to remove the mistakes from something that has been written [↪ amend]
emendation noun [uncountable and countable]

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